Elsecar Park needs your votes to help it become one of the nation’s favourite parks!

In July Elsecar Park was given the prestigious Green Flag Award and they are now asking for votes to be crowned the winner of the Green Flag People’s Choice Award 2019.

The award, organised by Keep Britain Tidy, aims to find the best Green Flag parks in the UK, a status given to exceptionally high-quality green public spaces.

Elsecar Park won the Green Flag Award for the eleventh time earlier this year and to be in with a chance of winning, need as many votes as possible before Sunday September 30.

Coun Chris Lamb cabinet spokesperson for Place (Environment and Transport) said: “We are delighted to hear that Elsecar park is being recognised once again within these awards.

“The staff and volunteers have worked hard to make this such a wonderful place for our communities, and would encourage people to take a couple of minutes and vote online.”

Paul Todd, International Green Flag Award Manager, said, “This year we have had more Green Flag Award winning sites than ever before, The People’s Choice Award is an opportunity to show how much your favourite park means to you. Make your voice heard and vote now.”

To vote, visit www.greenflagaward.org.